South East Wales

Newport Road, Cardiff, closed after cyclist crash

Police car

A cyclist has been involved in a serious crash which has closed one of the main roads into Cardiff.

The B4487 Newport Road is closed in Rumney after a car and a cyclist collided between Wentloog Road and New Road, near Rumney police station.

South Wales Police is investigating the incident which happened on the westbound carriageway at 07:50 GMT.

Police are warning motorists "to avoid the area" as heavy traffic means delays are expected in the Newport Road area.